The West End revival of "Guys and Dolls," starring Ewan McGregor and Jane Krakowski, has recouped its £3 million ($5.24 million) capitalization in 17 weeks.
Jeremy Irons will return to the West End for the first time in nearly 20 years to headline a new Christopher Hampton play, "Embers," directed by Michael Blakemore.
After several months in which London's theatrical big hitters have mostly landed in tiny subsidized venues, the West End is revving up. The next six weeks see an unusually busy -- and weighty -…
Shakespeare's history play itself makes history for marking the Bardic debut of Kevin Spacey, discounting his lone spear-carrying gig in Central Park two decades ago. Whether Trevor Nunn's production…
London's commercial theater aims commendably high with "Epitaph for George Dillon," John Osborne's early play about a young actor-writer whose fate can be foretold from the title. What can't be…
"Hair" is back in a blistering, take-no-prisoners London update that lands the 1967 musical firmly in 2005. Purists may resist director Daniel Kramer's extensive rewrite of what, truth to tell, had…
Strands: The world premiere of a new Tom Stoppard play, as yet untitled but with a director onboard in Trevor Nunn, is heading for the Royal Court: An eight-week run is due to kick off in early June…
Britain's love affair with David Mamet is sure to be sorely tested by "Romance," even in a Lindsay Posner production that improves upon its Off Broadway debut earlier this year. The courtroom farce…
From "Doubt" to "Faith": Cherry Jones looks set to follow her Tony-winning perf in "Doubt" with a Broadway run later this season in Brian Friel's "Faith Healer."
Alfred Molina will star in the U.S. debut of "Howard Katz," the 2001 play from "Closer" scribe Patrick Marber. Play will bow Off Broadway at the Laura Pels Theater early in 2007.
Kevin Spacey has won two Oscars, but ask the 46-year-old actor where he feels most at home and his reply is the theater. "It's my primary allegiance and primary focus," says Spacey, who is entering…